Serious road accident causes rush hour traffic chaos in Mansfield

Police incident.
Police incident.

A serious car accident caused rush hour traffic chaos in Mansfield yesterday afternoon.

The incident happened on Bath Lane in the town at around 4.40pm and involved a car and a motorbike.

Police and ambulance were called to the scene but Notts Police say none of the injuries are thought to be life-threatening.

The accident had serious knock-on effects on traffic across the town, with roads in the area gridlocked for some time.

The road was reopened shortly before 6pm.